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flunk out

US informal
phrasal verb with flunk uk   us   /flʌŋk/ verb [T] mainly US informal
(Definition of flunk out from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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flunk out

phrasal verb with flunk  us   /flʌŋk/ verb [I/T] infml
to be ​forced to ​leaveschool because you have not done well enough in ​yourcourses: She flunked out of high ​school. If you don't ​studyharder, you're going to flunk out.
(Definition of flunk out from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “flunk out”
in Chinese (Simplified) (因学业不好而)退学…
in Chinese (Traditional) (因學業不好而)退學…
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